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SKIP: Opioids Can Be Safe When Used Properly

Information from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) on use and safety of opioids when prescribed to children and teens for the management of pain.

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Information from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) on use and safety of opioids when …

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SKIP: Needle Pain & Phobia. How to Avoid Fear of Needles & Vaccines by Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD

Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD., from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) discusses evidence-based strategies to help babies, children and adults to overcome their fear of needles and to decrease pain from needle pokes.

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Andrea Furlan, MD, PhD., from Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) discusses evidence-based strategies to …

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PAMI®: Communication Cards

The Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Communication Cards are designed as a tool for EMS, emergency triage and other healthcare providers to communicate with patients and their family members in what can be a …

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The Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Communication Cards are designed as a tool for …

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TREKK: How to Help When Your Child Needs a Needle Poke

This video from TREKK provides information about needle pokes and useful tips for parents and families who have a child that may require a needle poke.

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This video from TREKK provides information about needle pokes and useful tips for parents and …

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TREKK: How to Help When Your Child Needs to Get a Needle Poke

Interactive document from TREKK provides age-specific tips for caregivers and families who have a child that may require a needle poke.

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Interactive document from TREKK provides age-specific tips for caregivers and families who have a child …

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PAMI®: Virtual Reality Viewer Brochure

Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) developed brochure on use of cardboard VR with a listing of suggested free applications to accompany use with smartphones.

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Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) developed brochure on use of cardboard VR with a …

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PAMI®: Virtual Reality for Pain Management How-To Video

Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI) has created this video guide to simplify use of our virtual reality viewer to help ease pain and anxiety for pediatric and adult patients. Virtual reality has proven to …

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Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI) has created this video guide to simplify use of …

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PAMI®: Virtual Reality for Pain Management

Learn about the Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Virtual Reality Viewer tool that is recommended for non-pharmacologic and distraction toolkits to assist pediatric patients in pain. Virtual reality has proven to be an effective …

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Learn about the Pain Assessment and Management Initiative (PAMI®) Virtual Reality Viewer tool that is …

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Education & Resources

The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center develops education and resources aimed at improving care for acutely ill and injured children. Pediatric Education and Advocacy Kits (PEAKs) are collections of best practice educational resources designed to …

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The EMSC Innovation and Improvement Center develops education and resources aimed at improving care for …

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NIMH Ask Suicide-Screening Questions (ASQ) Suicide Risk Screening Tool

A rapid, psychometrically sound 4-item screening tool for all pediatric and adult patients presenting to the emergency department, inpatient units, & primary care facilities.

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A rapid, psychometrically sound 4-item screening tool for all pediatric and adult patients presenting to …

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SAMHSA Suicide Assessment Five-step Evaluation and Triage (SAFE-T) Tool

SAFE-T is a five-step process that can be used by mental health professionals during their first contact with an individual at risk of suicidal behavior to identify risk and management plan.

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SAFE-T is a five-step process that can be used by mental health professionals during their …

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The Columbia Lighthouse Project Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale

The Columbia Protocol is a series of simple, plain-language questions that support suicide risk assessments by prehospital practitioners, clinicians, nurses, patients and families and researchers.

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The Columbia Protocol is a series of simple, plain-language questions that support suicide risk assessments …

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Improving access to care through the Telehealth Collaborative

During the COVID-19 pandemic, emergency departments saw a 70% decrease in visits for children 14 years and under—suggesting serious gaps in access to much-needed care, especially for children and youth with special health care or …

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, emergency departments saw a 70% decrease in visits for children 14 …

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EIIC/TREKK: Bottom Line Recommendations: Procedural Pain

The purpose of this document is to provide healthcare professionals with key facts and recommendations for procedural pain management in children. This summary was co-produced by the pain content advisors for TREKK, Dr. Samina Ali …

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The purpose of this document is to provide healthcare professionals with key facts and recommendations …

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EMS Week & EMSC Day

In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week to celebrate EMS practitioners and the important work they do in our nation's communities. This week brings together local communities and medical personnel to honor the dedication …

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In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week to celebrate EMS practitioners and the important …

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Emergency Information Forms and Emergency Preparedness for Children With Special Health Care Needs (AAP & ACEP)

Children with chronic medical conditions rely on complex management plans for problems that cause them to be at increased risk for subop- timal outcomes in emergency situations. The emergency information form (EIF) is a medical …

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Children with chronic medical conditions rely on complex management plans for problems that cause them …

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Handoffs: Transitions of Care for Children in the Emergency Department (AAP)

AAP Policy Statement. November 2016. Please refer to pages 4-5 for prehospital-related information.

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AAP Policy Statement. November 2016. Please refer to pages 4-5 for prehospital-related information.

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National Pediatric Readiness Project

Didn't have a chance to take the 2021 national assessment?OR do you want to reassess your emergency department?Take the 2021 NPRP Assessment here. The National Pediatric Readiness Project is a multi-phase quality improvement initiative to …

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Disaster Hospital State Partnerships Trauma

Didn't have a chance to take the 2021 national assessment?OR do you want to reassess …

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Recommended Essential Equipment for BLS & ALS Ground Ambulances (2020)

Recommended Essential Equipment for Basic Life Support and Advanced Life Support Ground Ambulances 2020: A Joint Position Statement Abstract: In continued support of establishing and maintaining a foundation for standards of care, our organizations remain …

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Recommended Essential Equipment for Basic Life Support and Advanced Life Support Ground Ambulances 2020: A …

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Recommended Essential Equipment for BLS & ALS Ground Ambulances (2020)

Recommended Essential Equipment for Basic Life Support and Advanced Life Support Ground Ambulances 2020: A Joint Position Statement Abstract: In continued support of establishing and maintaining a foundation for standards of care, our organizations remain …

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Recommended Essential Equipment for Basic Life Support and Advanced Life Support Ground Ambulances 2020: A …

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